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    The road to living well with movement disorders
    Innovative technology for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders was recently implanted for the 100,000th time worldwide, inspiring people like longtime fitness trainer Roy Roden to pursue previously impossible goals. Roden has always had an adventurous spirit, and the 55-year-old...
     
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    During the past two years, campers Hannah and Janis have formed a special bond at The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp that has allowed them to face the challenges of mitochondrial disease together and experience "a different kind of healing". The unforgettable story of their friendship brings the unique spirit of...
     
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    New research in Nature concludes the eye – which depends on light to see – also needs light to develop normally during pregnancy. Scientists say the unexpected finding offers a new basic understanding of fetal eye development and ocular diseases caused by vascular disorders – in particular one called...
     
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    Women who have migraines with aura, which are often visual disturbances such as flashing lights, may be more likely to have problems with their heart and blood vessels, and those on newer contraceptives may be at higher risk for blood clots, according to two studies released today that will be presented at the...
     
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    Domino Foods, Inc., maker of Domino Light and C&H Light All Natural Sugar and Stevia blends, is pleased to announce that it is now a National Strategic Partner of the American Diabetes Association. "Our Domino and C&H Light products are an all-natural blend of sugar, stevia and natural flavor, with no...
     
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    This is one of the most severe flu seasons in years. States of emergency have been issued in many cities, and hospitals are overflowing with the worst outbreak in recent history. As opposed to in the past though, consumers seem to be trying to cope with coughs and colds by opting for natural versus drug-based products...
     
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    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, flu activity has been elevated for the past four consecutive weeks and we are on track to have a relatively elevated number of cases this season. If someone in your home has flu symptoms, take extra caution and use these cleaning tips offered by the cleaning...
     
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    The National Beef Cook-Off is calling on home cooks across the country to start grilling, broiling, roasting, stir-frying and stewing on their healthy beef menu ideas for its 2013 recipe competition. From January 15 to April 15, 2013, home cooks can submit their best beef recipes online at beefcookoff.org for a...
     
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    Sweetened Drinks Linked to Depression, Coffee Tied to Lower Risk
    New research suggests that drinking sweetened beverages, especially diet drinks, is associated with an increased risk of depression in adults while drinking coffee was tied to a slightly lower risk. The study will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 65th Annual Meeting in San Diego, March 16 to 23...
     
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    Women who undergo surgical menopause at an earlier age may have an increased risk of decline in memory and thinking skills, according to a study released today that will be presented at the American Academy of Neurology's 65th Annual Meeting in San Diego, March 16 to 23, 2013. Early surgical menopause is the...